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Joining Our Team


Our biggest asset isn’t our reputation or our systems. It’s our people.

So we’re always looking for bright, ambitious people to join us, to help us develop our services and look after our growing number of clients.

At Lambert Roper & Horsfield, you’ll enjoy a friendly, helpful working environment and the chance to develop your skills and knowledge. We support all our new professional staff in studying for appropriate qualifications in accountancy, taxation or financial services.

In audit, accounts and taxation, for example, we expect all new starters (except those with significant previous experience) to achieve at least the Association of Accounting Technicians or Association of Tax Technicians qualification, with further opportunities to achieve qualification with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England (ICAEW) and Wales or the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).

We are an authorised training office for both the ICAEW and ACCA and use high quality professional tutor firms to help our students prepare for exams.

The training doesn’t stop when you pass your final exams. We provide regular training, primarily through Mercia Group which is a leading provider of training and support services to the UK accountancy profession, to our team every year.

To find out more about how we can help you, please contact LRH accountants in Calderdale.

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Latest News

I have been sent a nudge letter by HMRC – What should I do next?

October 7th, 2021

Thousands of taxpayers across the UK have received ‘nudge letters’ from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) encouraging them to declare unpaid tax.

The reasons for being targeted vary but the impact of being contacted by HMRC can cause a lot of stress, leaving many taxpayers unsure about what they should do.

Who is HMRC targeting with nudge letters?

HMRC has said there are a number of reasons why they may issue a nudge letter to a taxpayer, but a large number of these communications seem to come from HMRC obtaining information that suggests a taxpayer has overseas income or gains.

They are also concerned that some taxpayers may not have paid the remittance basis charge – a flat rate tax charge on overseas income and gains for particular qualifying individuals living but not domiciled in the UK.

HMRC has said that its letters may not indicate what year income or gains were realised, which means their enquiries could relate to multiple tax years and more than one asset.

This lack of transparency has left many nudge letter recipients bemused.

What should you do if you receive a nudge letter?

The first thing is not to panic. HMRC has said taxpayers may be contacted because of:

  • Discrepancies in the data received from overseas tax authorities;
  • Changes to an individual’s personal circumstances or tax laws; or
  • New information supplied to them that requires clarification.

HMRC typically gives taxpayers 30 days to respond to a letter before it begins to take any action, although in some cases it may ask you to respond sooner.

While it is important to respond quickly, if you cannot provide a suitable answer within this timescale, HMRC may offer an extension if one is requested.

Who can help with HMRC nudge letters?

If you receive a nudge letter from HMRC you should seek help from a tax adviser at the earliest opportunity. They can communicate with HMRC about its requirements, assess the reason for the letter and calculate what tax may be due.

In some cases, taxpayers that have undeclared overseas income and gains may be able to use the Worldwide Disclosure Facility, which could help to reduce penalties and the tax bill.

Link: HMRC sends ‘nudge’ letters to non-doms over unpaid tax

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